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RE: RE: Go anywhere, do anything.

by dchetlin (Friar)
on Oct 11, 2000 at 10:01 UTC ( #36187=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to RE: Go anywhere, do anything.
in thread Go anywhere, do anything.

In the great Perl tradition of not reinventing the wheel...

Of course, it's not really all that funny or insightful. I much prefer this classic. However, of all the numerous version of it, I can't find a single Perl mention.

++ to the best way to shoot yourself in the foot in Perl.


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RE: RE: RE: Go anywhere, do anything.
by turnstep (Parson) on Oct 11, 2000 at 20:00 UTC

    That's a tough one. Maybe perl is a souped-up DeLorean, with your crazy uncle "Doc" CPAN always ready to add a new part or addition (flux capacitor, HTML::Mason, whatever). Plus, it flies while the rest use the ground. :)

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